The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
June Book Club

Sweet Chicken Bacon Wraps

BaconWrappedChicken

Amy brought this yummy dish to our holiday party and everyone wanted the recipe. She said, "I got this recipe off the internet a few years ago from Paula Deen I believe. But, for all of you Penzey's fans, I noticed that Penzey's has a slightly different version. Instead of the chili powder, their recipe calls for their "BBQ 3000" spice."
 
Ingredients:
1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts
1 lb. packaged sliced bacon
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
2 Tbsp. Penzey's BBQ 3000
 
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
 
Cut chicken breasts into 1-inch cubes. Cut bacon into thirds and then separate into individual slices. Wrap each chicken cube with bacon and secure with a wooden pick. Stir together brown sugar and BBQ spice. Dredge wrapped chicken in mixture. Coat a rack and broiler pan with nonstick cooking spray. Place chicken wrap on rack in broiler pan. Bake at 350 for 30-35 minutes or until bacon is crisp.

 

Pairing Suggestions:

Serve this sassy recipe with southern-inspired creations like The Help by Kathryn Stockett, A Confederancy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole, and Big Stone Gap by Adrian Trigiani.

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Chicken Biryani

Sweet Chicken Bacon Wraps yummy... just loved it.. Thanks .

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